Lawmakers considering stopgap spending measure ahead of government funding deadline

Lawmakers considering stopgap spending measure ahead of government funding deadline

Lawmakers considering stopgap spending measure ahead of government funding deadline

Trump kept up pressure Monday on congressional Democrats funding for his promised border wall, but he also threatened other actions to deter illegal immigration as negotiations continue.

The company behind foul-mouthed party game, Cards Against Humanity, have bought part of the U.S. border in an effort to stop Trump building a wall.

"House Democrats will continue to stand firm in opposition to the border wall boondoggle and, while we are willing to negotiate on how best to secure our border, we will never support wasting tax dollars on a wall created to gin up the Republican base".

Further, other conservatives and their staffers on Capitol Hill caution that such a close deadline to the Christmas holiday season may make securing Trump's $5 billion in border wall funding more hard as many rank-and-file members will feel more pressure to accept Republican leadership's proposal closer to Christmas.

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"We would save Billions of Dollars if the Democrats would give us the votes to build the Wall", Trump tweeted without evidence Monday.

While Democrats would have preferred a one-week bill, they will not object to approving the two-week stopgap, according to a Democratic aide. But Trump has signaled he's ready to fight for the money as one of the last big-ticket items of the GOP-led Congress before Democrats take over the House in the new year.

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President Trump writes in his tweet, complimenting the official proceedings which have been closely planned between the Bush team and Trump White House. Chuck Schumer of NY and Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California, to the White House for a meeting Tuesday, but Democrats asked to postpone it because of Bush's funeral.

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"If [members of Congress] come - which they have - to talk about an extension because of President Bush's passing, I would absolutely consider it and probably give it", Trump said.

The Senate Homeland Security appropriations bill, which was reported but never brought to the Senate floor, includes $1.6 billion for "approximately 65 miles of pedestrian fencing along the southwest border in the Rio Grande Valley Sector".

McConnell told reporters in Louisville on Saturday it's up to Trump "to do a deal with the Democrats". He has said he is willing to endure a partial government shutdown if Congress fails to provide for border security in a spending bill.

The current deadline is midnight on Friday, Dec. 7.

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Earlier this year Congress passed spending bills funding about 75 percent of the government through next September, agreeing to big increases for the Pentagon, the Health and Human Services Department, and other agencies.

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